Period
to 24 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 84 227 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 11.17% 11.81% 11.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.46% 13.14% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 106 185 215
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,466
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,125 £63,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 674 1,728 1,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.63% 89.91% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 616 1,458 1,495
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £26,925 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 76 £47,500 +3.83% 19
West Wales +5 7 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (52.38%) DevOps
3 37 (44.05%) Azure
4 33 (39.29%) .NET
5 25 (29.76%) Kanban
6 24 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 24 (28.57%) C#
7 21 (25.00%) HTML
8 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 19 (22.62%) AWS
9 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
9 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
10 18 (21.43%) Docker
10 18 (21.43%) CSS
11 17 (20.24%) SQL
12 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
12 15 (17.86%) Kubernetes
13 14 (16.67%) Fintech
13 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 14 (16.67%) MVC
14 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
15 12 (14.29%) Terraform
15 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (13.10%) Selenium
16 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
16 11 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (11.90%) BDD

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.76%) CMS
1 4 (4.76%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) Confluence
2 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Marvel
1 2 (2.38%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (44.05%) Azure
2 19 (22.62%) AWS
3 9 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.76%) SaaS
5 3 (3.57%) PaaS
6 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.19%) IaaS
7 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.19%) Serverless
7 1 (1.19%) Slack
7 1 (1.19%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2017
4 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) Selenium
3 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.14%) JIRA
5 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (4.76%) Maven
7 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.57%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.38%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.38%) Cypress.io
8 2 (2.38%) TestCafe
9 1 (1.19%) Burp Suite
9 1 (1.19%) MbUnit
9 1 (1.19%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.19%) MSTest
9 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Games
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 35 (41.67%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Analyst
3 11 (13.10%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.71%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (10.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Lead Developer
6 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Lead .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.29%) .NET
2 21 (25.00%) HTML
3 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
4 18 (21.43%) CSS
5 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.90%) Entity Framework
9 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
9 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (8.33%) WCF
10 6 (7.14%) React
10 6 (7.14%) RESTful
10 6 (7.14%) Web Services
11 5 (5.95%) Spring
12 4 (4.76%) .NET Core
12 4 (4.76%) JSON
12 4 (4.76%) Sass
12 4 (4.76%) Spring Boot
13 3 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.76%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Android
2 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (52.38%) DevOps
3 25 (29.76%) Kanban
4 14 (16.67%) Fintech
4 14 (16.67%) MVC
5 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
6 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (11.90%) BDD
8 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.90%) Migration
8 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.33%) SDLC
10 7 (8.33%) Web Development
11 6 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (7.14%) Project Management
11 6 (7.14%) Software Delivery
11 6 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) C#
2 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.24%) SQL
4 10 (11.90%) PHP
5 8 (9.52%) Java
5 8 (9.52%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.57%) C
6 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.19%) C++
7 1 (1.19%) ES6
7 1 (1.19%) ES7
7 1 (1.19%) Go
7 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) MCSD
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 18 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) Kubernetes
2 12 (14.29%) Terraform
3 9 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.71%) Puppet
4 2 (2.38%) Ansible
5 1 (1.19%) Grafana
5 1 (1.19%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.38%) Adobe
2 2 (2.38%) Crazy Egg
2 2 (2.38%) Google
2 2 (2.38%) Hotjar
2 2 (2.38%) Zend
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle
3 1 (1.19%) SAP
3 1 (1.19%) Sitecore